Privacy Statement for User Satisfaction Surveys


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Feedback provided on the OPEN GOVERNMENT PORTAL is hosted by Foresee on behalf of the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat. The online survey and feedback form were created to encourage and facilitate respectful and purposeful feedback related to the ease of use, user friendliness and the functioning of By providing feedback and/or completing the online survey, you indicate acknowledgment and acceptance of the Privacy Statement.

Privacy Statement

Participation is voluntary. Any personal information and input that may be collected will be protected, used and disclosed in accordance with the Privacy Act as described in the Standard Personal Information Banks Outreach Activities and Public Communications.

The information will be collected using the third-party online application called FORESEE. The information you provide will be stored securely by Foresee and the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat. Foresee may use cookies. For additional information on how the Foresee application stores and protects information, please see their Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Online survey results and feedback provided will be turned into an open dataset, with all personal identifiers removed.

Under the Privacy Act, you have the right of access to, and correction of, your personal information, if you have provided any. To exercise either of these rights, you must make a request for access to your personal information. For more information about your right of access, please read about the Access to Information Program.

Any questions, comments, concerns or complaints you may have regarding this Statement, your privacy rights and the Privacy Act may be directed to the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat’s Access to Information and Privacy office by email at or by calling 1-866-312-1511. If you are not satisfied with the department’s response to your privacy concern, you may wish to contact the Office of the Privacy Commissioner by email at or by telephone at 1-800-282-1376.